DETROIT (WWJ) – Police say a 17-year-old driver was speeding before he lost control of his vehicle and fatally crashed into a bridge face.
The accident happened around 4:15 p.m. Wednesday on the Davison Freeway at Dequindre Street, near I-75 in Detroit.READ MORE: Ribs RnB Music Festival Kicks Off This Weekend In Downtown Detroit
Michigan State Police say Muhammed Abdo Hussein was traveling westbound on the Davison “at a high rate of speed,” when he lost control of his 2005 Nissan, exited the roadway and struck the bridge face.READ MORE: Judge Says Michigan Gov. Whitmer Won't Have To Testify In Abortion Lawsuit
Hussein was pronounced dead at the scene. No other injuries were reported.MORE NEWS: MDHHS Lifts No-Contact Recommendation In Huron River Chemical Spill
The crash remains under investigation.